"Bon Appetit! de Geest's Little Chef Cooks I Can Cook, Too! (Level 1)
provides lessons and recipes for young and aspiring culinary stars ... it can be difficult to find a way to incorporate the whole family into the foodie craze. de Geest's entry level cookbook is a perfect solution, and a great starting point for little chefs who are just learning their way around the kitchen ... A step-by-step cooking guide that is truly geared towards young children, de Geest's book provides a wonderful way for the family to spend time together in the kitchen." - Kirkus Reviews
"... fun and easy-to-use resource parents can use to give children hands-on kitchen experience!" - Midwest Book ReviewINDIEREADER APPROVED
"The recipes are ... almost impossible for even the most inexperienced small chef or incompetent adult helper to mess up ... Recipes ... involve whole recognizable foods rather than processed mixes ... This is a cheerful little cookbook with simple recipes that very young children can readily enjoy. It could be a great way to get a small child interested in kitchen experimentation and in actually taking part in preparing the food they eat (always one of the best ways to get them eating good food)." - IndieReader
About the Author
A passionate advocate of children's cooking, L. T. de Geest is the founder of Little Chef Cooks. Little Chef Cooks brings together two of the great passions in her life: cooking and teaching. An experienced classroom teacher, de Geest believes cooking provides young children with extraordinary opportunities for learning and growth with children benefitting, not just through increased food knowledge, but also through increased mathematical, scientific, language, creative, and physical skills. De Geest lives in New Zealand where she is currently enjoying her time as a stay-at-home-mother of two enthusiastic little chefs. Little Chef Cooks I Can Cook, Too! is her first book.